Ocular rosacea

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  • Efficacy of IPL Treatment of Dry Eye and Ocular Rosacea Scottsdale/Phoenix, AZ

    Dry eye disease (DED) is a common condition that causes ocular discomfort and reduces visual acuity. The two categories of DED are evaporative dry eye and aqueous deficient dry eye. Both conditions can involve pathology of the meibomian glands, lacrimal glands, lids, tear film and surface cells. Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) is the leading cause of evaporative dry eye and contributes to aqueous deficient dry eye. The goal of MGD therapy is to provide long term improvement of symptoms for patients by improving the quality of meibum, increasing meibum flow, improving tear film stability and decreasing inflammation. Commonly used therapies ...

  • Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Meibomian Gland Expression to Treat Ocular Rosacea Secondary to Inactive Chronic Ocular GVHD Scottsdale/Phoenix, AZ

    Is Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) treatment and eyelid meibomian gland manual expression safe and effective for allogeneic stem cell transplant patients with ocular rosacea in the setting of quiescent graft-versus-host disease?


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